Annual Train Show and Christmas Celebration
Wonderfully decorated Christmas trees * Operating Scale Model Trains
Train-related Art, Gifts and Treasures * Historic Exhibits
Local Artists on Select Dates * Holiday Fun for All Ages
November 28th through December 28th, 2014
Friday, December 12 10am-4pm
*Saturday, December 13 10am-6pm : Burlington Northern Heritage Day
Sunday, December 14 12-4pm
Friday, December 19 10am-4pm
*Saturday, December 20 10am-6pm : Chicago and North Western Day
*Sunday, December 21 10am-6pm
Monday, December 22 10am-4pm
*Tuesday, December 23 10am-7pm
December 24 and 25 : CLOSED – MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Friday, December 26 10am-4pm
Saturday, December 27 10am-4pm
Sunday, December 28 12-4pm
* 1880 TRAIN Holiday Express Trains operating (Train times/reservations call 605-574-2222)
Admission – Adults – $5 each * 12 and under – FREE
Video from KNBN-TV interview with Rick Mills – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eAFB9hjnczA
Artist Dede Farrar poses with her magnificent donated
acrylic original – Prairie Flight – purchased in the live
auction by Kelly Bail of Buffalo, South Dakota.
Thanks to all that attended and sponsored our FIRST Annual Chew-Choo BBQ and Concert!
What can I say? Great Food, Great Friends, Great Music, Great Auction Items, and Great Weather – AMEN! Smiles for Miles – Just another thing that we strive for here at the SDSRM. THANK YOU to our great chefs Bob, Moni, John and Kris, our helpers from the Hill City Boys and Girls Club, our amazing musical talents Hank and Kenny, and also to our event sponsors and donors- SD WHEAT GROWERS, BNSF Railway, RCP&E Railroad, SD Arts Council, Coca-Cola, Action Mechanical, Great Western Tire, and Time Tool and Equipment.
Call for your tickets to a great afternoon of BBQ food, Music by South Dakota performing legends Hank Harris and Kenny Putnam, Live and silent auction action, FREE admission to the Museum, Fun entertainment for the family, and an exciting announcement about an unprecedented SDSRM promotion scheduled for 2015! YOUR ticket is only $25 for Adults – Kids 10 and under are FREE with a paid adult.
You are invited to dress in your favorite railroad attire – All Aboard!
What: Free Days, Rail Memorabilia Seminar, Members Sale at the Railroad Museum
When: Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2
Where: South Dakota State Railroad Museum
Time: Saturday – 9:00am to 5:00pm; Rail Memorabilia Program 1:00pm
Sunday – 10:00am to 4:00pm
Contact info: Rick Mills, 605-574-9000
What: 7th Annual Hill City Antique Sale and Evaluation Days
When: Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2
Where: Hill City Senior Center
Time: Saturday – 9:00am to 5:00pm; Sunday – 10:00am to 4:00pm
Contact and table info: Pat Belczak, 605-574-2821
The South Dakota State Railroad Museum is proud to announce the dates for its Free Admission Days and Railroad Show on Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2 as a part of Hill City’s Annual Antiques Show and Appraisals Weekend.
The Museum will be participating in the event on Saturday with FREE admission on both days with FREE magazines and other railroad items donated by Museum members. A railroad memorabilia identification program conducted by Museum Director Rick Mills and local rail experts will be held on Saturday at 1:00pm. The public is encouraged to bring model trains and railroad related items to the Museum to show and learn more about their history.
In addition to the Museum’s activities, the Hill City Senior Center will host the Antique Sale and Antiques Appraisal Days. The public is invited to visit to bring items for the professional appraisers to evaluate and offer other information on antiques and family treasures, and shop at the tables of our guest vendors coming in from around the region. A donation of $3 per evaluated item will be collected at the door, with all proceeds to benefit the Hill City Senior Center. Coffee and brunch items will also be available, also with the proceeds going into the Center’s operating funds.
Admission is FREE to the public for both days at the Railroad Museum and at the Antiques Show.
Come Celebrate this Wonderful Season with Us!
Sunday, December 22
Monday, December 23
Tuesday, December 24
MUSEUM CLOSED for CHRISTMAS EVE
Wednesday, December 25
MUSEUM CLOSED for CHRISTMAS DAY
Friday, December 27
Saturday, December 28
Sunday, December 29
Monday, December 30
Tuesday, December 31
AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER
IS A GREAT SUCCESS!
An evening of elegance, romance, and memories will be remembered for years to come – THANK YOU to all that attended! What a fun evening!
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